A passion for print and customer satisfaction, together with 20 years print industry experience,were key drivers in Dublin based Cloud 9 Graphic solutions investment


Excel Promotions, based in Waterford City, has recently invested in a direct to substrate Mimaki UJF-3042HG LED UV flatbed printer
to deliver the capability to offer short runs of high quality, full colour prints onto the majority of its products.

Develop digital press Ireland
The recent investment by Tallaght based DC Print in a Develop 6000L
digital
press,became the 50th installation of the Develop brand by equipment supplier digitalprint,ie.


It has been just over a year since Dublin based, Cloud 9 Graphic Solutions,
a traditional lithograph printer, made the decision to enter the wide format digital printing market.


Belfast printer GPS Colour Graphics has made a firm move into the Digital print arena
, investing £240,000 in a Xerox Colour 1000 Digital Production Press


When Michael Joyce of Joyce Print looked to upgrade his ageing guillotine,
accuracy, speed and value for money were the main criteria for the replacement.

ETS Printers Ltd t/a Mochua Print and Design in Portlaoise have cited increased demand, service contract charges and desire to reduce outsourcing  as the drivers behind the recent install of a Sakurai OL466si fully automated A2 four colour press. 


Mallow Printing works, located in the heart of the North Cork town
, has completed a production kit overhaul with the installation of a Ryobi 524HXX

Heidelberg Ireland,speedmaster installation
Dargan Press in Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, has returned to Heidelberg
for its latest press purchase,  investing in a top of the range B2 press,


Longford  Printing Company, Turner’s, is investing in a  SM52 -4+L Anicolor from Heidelberg,
the first of its kind in Ireland and one of the first new offset machines to be installed in the country for some time.


Cork company Urban Design and Print (formerly Prontaprint) has taken delivery of a Roland XC540
print and cut device, marking a total company rebranding and entry in to the wide format market.


Soon Than Later Solutions Ltd. has installed Ireland’s first Intec CP2020 Pro Heavy card and Envelope printer at their Dun Laoghaire facility.

To add capacity at its Dublin print facility, AGI, a leading packaging solutions provider, has taken delivery of a Heidelberg refurbished Speedmaster SM 102-10-P, a B1 long perfector.


Printing.ie, based in Farranfore, Co. Kerry has invested in a new Develop +7000
from digitalprint.ie to significantly increase its production capabilities at the company's 10,000 m2 facility.



Business Print is the first Republic of Ireland company
to take delivery of the latest generation Polar X Plus guillotine.


Kingdom Ptinters| Digitalprint.ie|Develop +7000  A happy convergence of circumstances has resulted in Kerry printing company, Kingdom Printers, investing in a Develop +7000 production engine to boost their digital print capabilities.

Wedding stationery producer Daintree Paper,located in the heart of Dublin on Camden Street,  has invested in a Polar 66 Guillotine, describing the transfer from smaller, cheaper systems as “like switching from a moped to a Harley Davidson”.

  Menu Print Ltd. Based in Rathcoole, County Dublin, have recently taken delivery of a pre- owned Ryobi 524 HXX , and have seen an immediate benefit in make ready and production times.

  If you have recently installed a new piece of print or finishing equipment, and would like to share the thinking behind your investment, please let us know

A growing requirement for single sided lamination,together with a desire to keep as much finishing in-house as possible were the main drivers behind the decision